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2010-09-18 07:53:45

For the first time in more than ten years, there has been a confirmed sighting of one of the rarest and most mysterious animals in the world, the saola of Laos and Vietnam. The Government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic (also known as Laos) announced on September15 that in late August villagers in the central province of Bolikhamxay captured a saola and brought it back to their village. The animal died several days later, but was photographed while still alive. This is the first...

2008-07-07 09:00:47

Text of report in English by Vietnamese news agency VNA website [Unattributed article from the "Society" page: "PM Launches Taiwan-invested Steel-Port Complex"] Ha Tinh (VNA) -Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung attended a ground- breaking ceremony for the Taiwan-invested 7.8 billion-USD iron and steel complex and Son Duong deep-water port in central Ha Tinh province on July 6. The iron and steel complex is designed to be capable of producing 7.5 million tonnes of iron and steel a year and...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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